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Esme Kwok

Esme Kwok

Every child is unique, born with a very personal range of abilities. I believe that by establishing a positive connection with each student, not only can a teacher impart academic knowledge to all, but also unlock a student’s potential and create a brighter future.

Esme Kwok graduated from The University of Hong Kong with a BA in Translation and Social Policy. Her translation studies focused on comparative linguistics and the interpretation of languages in different contexts, including short stories, drama, and business communication. Esme also took valuable courses in youth development, counselling and mediation, which have helped her better understand and work with young people.

Qualifications

  • BA (Translation and Social Policy) The University of Hong Kong

Articles

The Importance of Learning Phonics

Phonics is the relationship between letters and sounds. It involves the recognition of sounds of individual letters and letter groups, as well as the skills of blending and segmenting letter sounds and sound clusters. It is important for English learners to study phonics from a young age since it serves as a fundamental building block that enhances their all-round abilities in English. One key way… Read More

How to Get the Most from Doing Homework

Doing homework can be rewarding if it is done effectively and efficiently. It is a chance for your child to refresh his/her memory of what they learned at school, and a way for you to find out which part your child’s understanding of that material needs a little work. I’ve helped many students improve their study strategies in order to get more from doing their… Read More

Reading Story Books with Early Learners

Reading story books is an essential part of a child’s development. It not only establishes necessary language skills, but also stimulates a child’s imagination and creativity. Having taught many preschoolers here at i-Leaner, I have found reading story books to be an excellent way to encourage these little ones to develop and share ideas. It also helps adults and children to develop a creative bond,… Read More